Near Atoka in Fauquier County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1962 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number B-25.)
Location. 38° 58.526′ N, 77° 48.382′ W. Marker is near Atoka, Virginia, in Fauquier County. Marker is at the intersection of John S. Mosby Highway (U.S. 50) and Atoka Road (County Route 713), on the left when traveling west on John S. Mosby Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marshall VA 20115, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welbourne (here, next to this marker); Rector’s Crossroads (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rector House (about 700 feet away); Attack at Goose Creek Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Battle of Middleburg Mount Defiance (approx. 2.4 miles away); History of St. Louis (approx. 2.7 miles away); Battle of Unison (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atoka.
Also see . . . Mosby’s Rangers. Short history of the rangers from the Mosby Heritage Area Association. (Submitted on June 29, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,540 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.